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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD OBS IN STLT. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Mon, 30 Dec 2019, 18:15
18:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 18:14 UTC, 30/12/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191230/1812Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/353

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 30/1750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0156 W07840 - S0200 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0204 W07839 - S0156 W07840 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/0000Z SFC/FL210 S0156 W07840
- S0200 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0204 W07839 -
S0156 W07840

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/0600Z SFC/FL210 S0156
W07840 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0204
W07838 - S0156 W07840

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/1200Z SFC/FL210 S0156
W07840 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0204
W07838 - S0156 W07840

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN STLT BETWEEN BREAKS IN WX CLD
COVER. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191231/0015Z

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